E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1290825 (stock #457ar)
E & M Perez
$145.00
This group of antique Chinese Peking glass snuff bottles are made to depict stone and amber, with details, texture, and inclusions that are beautifully realistic. Each measures approximately 3" high (one a tad taller) and none have the original cap, though the "amber" bottle still has the cork and bone spoon. The green bottle looks like jade, complete with inclusions and slight variations in color, the darker bottle looks like amber, with spots and sections that are also very realistic...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1288272 (stock #453ar)
E & M Perez
Sale Pending
Measuring 7 1/2" high, this boxwood carving depicts the figure Liu Hai, holding the three legged frog of wealth. Well carved, with good detail, the figure has a deep rich color with a nice old patina. There is a small age crack on the left side, from the ear and down through the shoulder, ending just below the head of the frog...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1800 item #1287883 (stock #452ar)
E & M Perez
$1,700.00
Of large size, this Huanghuali root or burl Scholars object features an interior bowl shaped area, which is most likely a brush washer. It measures 14" in length, 8 3/4" wide, and is 5" high, and has a darkened and soft patina. The grain of the wood is visible in many areas, with both pronounced striations and larger areas of dark coloration. The wood grain is very dense, heavy, and it has the slightly sweet odor found in Huanghuali wood...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1287670 (stock #448ar)
E & M Perez
sold
Signed by the maker, with the standard of 90 also impressed next to an indistinct Chinese mark, this fine cigarette case measures 3 1/4" x 4 1/4" (the tab another 1/8") and weighs a hefty 6 troy ounces. It is beautifully decorated with a finely detailed dragon, which covers both front and back. The dragon is solid, and is applied to the case. In very good condition, with spots of wear on the case, and a dent visible above the dragons head, also visible on the inside...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1281215 (stock #419ar)
E & M Perez
sold
Measuring 2 1/2" high, and 1 3/4'" wide, this lac burgaute snuff bottle is capped with a green stone holding an ivory spoon. With very precise and fine details, the body is decorated with sections of geometric designs of both gold inlay and colored mother of pearl. The central area contains floral and foliate designs, also in gold with mother of pearl pieces of pink, green, and blue. The base has an inlaid mark of gold...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1280211 (stock #415ar)
E & M Perez
$1,150.00
Of very large size (25") and heavy (13 pounds each), these bronze pricket candlesticks are Japanese in origin, late Meiji, and are signed with an etched mark on the bottom of each. They both have a very deep and rich patina, very dark brown, with no abrasions or dents. The top lotus form cups are separate, and slip tightly into the stem of the sticks...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1280057 (stock #413ar)
E & M Perez
$825.00
With heavily raised decoration, this vessel is large, measuring 14 3/4" high and 13 1/2" inches wide. The ornately decorated vessel has a square stepped base, and the lid is topped with a recumbent elephant, its trunk raised. The interior is red, as is typical of Burmese lacquer. The entire surface is lushly decorated with foliate designs, as well as several cartouches with human figures...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1269927 (stock #394vr)
E & M Perez
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Decorated with iron red figures, including a large foo dog or lion, with smaller figures over the entire surface, this lidded jar measures 10" high to top of lid, is 9" in diameter, and the foot is approximately 3/8" deep and unglazed on the bottom...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1267507 (stock #390ar)
E & M Perez
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Painted in underglaze blue over a slightly bluish slip, this tazza or stem plate measures 6 3/4" in diameter, is 3 3/4" high, and the base is 3 1/4" in diameter. Signed with a four character mark on the interior base, it also has a poem or inscription within the landscape. Delicately painted, with two birds, a tree above a bouquet of floral and foliate elements, it is edged with a stylized geometric design...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1267411 (stock #389ar)
E & M Perez
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Embroidered on cream colored silk, this panel depicts two foo lions or dogs, playing with embroidered balls and surrounded by various taoist symbols. In soft, subtle colors, with gold wrapped thread and finely executed Peking knot details, the embroidery is edged with two bands of woven and embroidered ribbon. The panel measures 17" square, is 23 5/8" wide on the diagonal, and the black lacquer frame is 28 1/8" by 24 1/4"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1267392 (stock #388ar)
E & M Perez
$325.00
Of buff colored clay, with a bright crackled turquoise glaze, this lamp dates to a period between the 10th and 13th centuries. It measures 4 1/4" high, and the base is 5" in diameter. On a pedestal base, handled, with a deep base, the form is nicely balanced and well executed. Condition is good, with an apparent restoration on the lip of the base, approximately 1" wide (first two photos, restoration where white spot on rim is visible)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1267174
E & M Perez
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Of pale green glass, with handle and rim of blue-green, this jar, or ewer, is nicely formed, with flared neck and ribbon like handle...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Kashmir : Pre 1900 item #1263910 (stock #380ar)
E & M Perez
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This embroidered wool shawl is of very high quality, with very fine and precise embroidery and beautiful vivid color. It dates to the early or mid 19th century, measuring approximately 71" square, and is backed with later red fabric. Comprised of numerous sections that are hand embroidered, it is trimmed with an additional embroidered edge, and has a black center of woven cloth. The condition is good, with some losses to the outer edge, and holes in the black center that have been sewn, and a...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1259568 (stock #370ar)
E & M Perez
$265.00
These two Georgian round base, baluster stem candlesticks match perfectly, and were obviously made by the same hand, with one being signed with spurious hallmarks. Of paktong, they have a very satiny surface with a very slight yellowish hue. The surface has evidence of wear, with slight scratches, abrasions, and very minor dents (the lip of smaller stick also is bent, evident in photos). The larger stick is 9 3/4" high, with a base of 4 5/8" in diameter, and the smaller stick is 7 3/4" high w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1254437 (stock #363ar)
E & M Perez
$650.00
Effigy graters (rollador) were utilized in the Tumaco region of what is now Colombia and Ecuador, by the Tolita culture, from approximately 500BC to 500AD, usually taking the stylized form of a fish or squid. Used to grate various vegetables, they were made with raised horizontal sections, and in this case, also had inset sharp stones in addition. This particular grater is artfully crafted, with the grated area created in contrasting sections, and the head with further incised decoration and r...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1251973 (stock #362ar)
E & M Perez
$365.00
Executed in vivid polychrome enamels, this copper tray is a fine example of the enamel work done in what is now Syria, utilizing the firing method of cuerda seca, in which a heavy string is used to separate the enamels, and burns away during firing, leaving the enamel work in high relief. On copper, with a tin coating on the back, it measures 11 7/8" in diameter, and is in good condition, with two small areas of slight enamel loss, visible in close up photos (loss apparently due to small dents,...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1247328 (stock #359ar)
E & M Perez
$3,600.00
This figural Alcarraza is an exceptionally fine example of the pre-columbian pottery of the Calima culture, located in what is now Colombia, South America. From the time period extending from 100 BC to 400 AD, these double spouted vessels were utilized throughout the Rio Cauca area. Most were simple forms, some with abstract or figural elements, and generally were of reddish color over buff colored body. Measuring 11 3/4" high, this vessel is decorated with both red and black pigments, and is ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1231249 (stock #ar334)
E & M Perez
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Of deeply colored boxwood, with some figure in the wood, this netsuke is beautifully carved, with fine detail to face and clothing. It depicts a bearded figure, likely a sage, clad in flowing robes, holding a bowl aloft. The figure measures 2" high, and is in excellent condition, with a deep rich patina, and has signature on base (not completely legible, but one character is formed like a Z). There is a tiny loss, close to the right foot, that shows up as a dark spot. Given the patina and dry...